IoT in Transportation

IoT in Transportation

UK government pledges £16 million investment in 5G test network

The UK government is awarding £16 million to three universities to develop a cutting-edge 5G test network. With all five chosen for their international reputation...

TUMI and AT&T launch tracking device for travellers

Luggage company TUMI has teamed up with US telco AT&T to launch a wireless device – the TUMI Global Locator – to help travellers...

Billund Airport invests in IoT system to improve passenger experience

Billund Airport, Denmark, has installed a passenger flow system from Danish IoT company Blip Systems to improve the airport experience for commuters and holidaymakers. Previously,...

TeamViewer: IoT project teams need to ‘think like CEOs’

Technical and industrial operations staff need to 'think like CEOs' when it comes to successfully implementing IoT projects, according to Andre Schindler, director of...

Ford creates dedicated robotics and AI R&D team

Car manufacturing giant Ford has formed a dedicated team to extend its capabilities and research across robotics and artificial intelligence. In a blog post...

Connected transportation is lucrative but vulnerable, says ABI Research

As transportation becomes an increasingly connected industry, cyber-based vulnerabilities make the infrastructure that supports it weak and prone to exploitation, according to ABI Research. In...

Tour de France to use IoT in digital race for spectators’...

This year, Tour de France spectators are set to benefit from the use of IoT technologies, big data and machine learning to take their...

MIT drive/fly prototype could represent future of transport

A team at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab has released a paper showcasing a new method of transport. The drone/car hybrid prototypes...

UK government’s Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund opens for business

The UK government's flagship Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF) is now open to applications from businesses and researchers. The fund was announced last year by...

UK insurance market lags on digital, says LexisNexis

The UK insurance market needs to adopt digitization faster – or risk losing out to new, more automated players, according to a new study...

Inmarsat: IoT ‘essential’ to digital transformation strategies

For businesses aiming for digital transformation, the IoT is now the leading technology to deploy, according to research from global mobile satellite communications company Inmarsat. As...

Honda forced to shut down plant due to ransomware infection

Japanese automotive company Honda was forced to halt production at one of its manufacturing plants when it discovered the WannaCry ransomware virus had infected...